Definition of 'of old'
Example sentences containing 'of old'
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The wisdom and flair of older people are priceless assets. Times, Sunday Times (2016)GPs are under strain because of rising numbers of older patients and people with multiple health problems. Times, Sunday Times (2017)The spending of older people is twice as likely to be influenced by good service than their younger counterparts, the institute said. Times, Sunday Times (2016)It was full of older people, a lot of them unaccompanied'. Times, Sunday Times (2017)It has focused on particular human rights that can be breached in the treatment of older people. Times, Sunday Times (2007)His more serious topic is the number of older people who are on their own. Times, Sunday Times (2010)As a plea for the better treatment of old people the production again had a double edge. The Times Literary Supplement (2013)But what managing an existing product line of old and established drugs requires we do not know. MANAGEMENT: task, responsibilities, practices (1974)The numbers of older people going to day centres has halved in recent years as councils cut back on spending. Times, Sunday Times (2014)Quartet is full of old people. Times, Sunday Times (2012)Why has a right-wing party largely composed of older people succeeded where so many young liberals have failed? Times, Sunday Times (2014)Just in the past five years or so, the profile of older people has been gradually rising. Times, Sunday Times (2014)When was it that we agreed that the care of older people was just another business and that vulnerable residents were a unit of resource? Times, Sunday Times (2011)Tens of thousands of older people are condemned to care homes where they are not fed properly and neglected by untrained staff, a health watchdog has found. Times, Sunday Times (2012)
Definition of of old from the Collins English Dictionary
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